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RATINGS: 11   MEAN: 3.56/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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Big hop aroma fills the nose with tangerine, grapefruit, and a hint of pine. Caramel and Munich malts balance out the beer by adding a full body and a touch of sweetness. The dry hopping in this brew imparts the citrusy hop flavor all the way to the finish. An excellent example of a West Coast IPA!

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Fatehunter (1384) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - JAN 14, 2013
Off the tap at Beach Hut Deli in Lincoln, CA. A finger of head on a medium straw colored body. The aroma is a pleasant lemon, pine and honey scent. The taste as a solid heavy bitterness with a good malt backbone. Not a hint of sweetness. Crisp and smooth texture. Moderate carbonation and medium body. A fine IPA.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
slowrunner77 (6083) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 16, 2014
"An average IPA. Sweetish, slightly bitter and a light floral aroma. doesn’t do anything to stand out in the massive world of west coast ipas, though.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jackfrost9p (308) - California, USA - JUL 21, 2014
Decent IPA, not over powering, very drinkable and refreshing. Not the best IPA, but I’d definitely get it again.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Perkolator (2) - Citrus Heights, California, USA - APR 18, 2013 does not count
Have had this a few times. I recall it having a great citrus aroma and taste. Unlike most IPAs, it was very smooth on the palate and didn’t have that "bite" you normally would get. My wife liked it too.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Oscbert (1054) - Sacramento, California, USA - FEB 19, 2013
~Strong grapefruity piney hop aroma with light caramel and bready malts. ~Pours hazy orange color with lasting firm creamy white head. ~Spice and pine along with grapefruit hop flavors balanced nicely with caramel and bready malts. ~Medium bodied with medium high CO2, lingering bitter hop finish. ~Enjoyable IPA. Beautiful to look at and very well balanced. Fine example of an IPA!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
oRos (1200) - sacramento, California, USA - JAN 7, 2013
UPDATED: JAN 8, 2013 Bottle from capitol beer. Color is copper. Taste is dirt sweet fruits and bitter.....

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
thetmaxx (752) - West Sacramento, California, USA - FEB 26, 2012
On tap at Rubicon brewing for beer week! The aroma on this was lemon citrusy hops. Flavour was a little lower bitterness than most IPAs, but decent, and was citrusy. It had some malt backbone to it. Palate was medium bodied and finished dry.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bhensonb (11494) - Woodland, California, USA - FEB 26, 2012
Tap at the Rubicon. Pours clear copper with a beige head. Resin aroma. Med body. Flavor is light sweet caramel with a good amount of resin and perhaps citrus hop. Finishes mildly bitter, perhaps with a touch of grapefruit rind.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
baraciisch (2009) - California, USA - FEB 12, 2012
Had this last weekend, so memory slightly foggy.... Notes that I wrote state smooth hop flavor, but not terribly complex.... Solid beer from what I recall....

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
marcus (6772) - Sacramento, California, USA - OCT 4, 2011
On tap at Kuprow’s Sacramento. Pours clear copper with a fluffy off-white head and a floral aroma. There is a fresh caramel malt flavor with a smoothly bitter finish. A pretty good brew from a relatively new brewery.

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